"Promoting pollinators to increase crop productivity to enhance food security, ecosystem management and livelihoods".
"Promoting pollinators to increase crop productivity to enhance food security, ecosystem management and livelihoods".
The Overall Objective of the project is to integrate crop production and bee- farming to increase productivity to enhance food security, ecosystem management and livelihoods.

Specific Objectives
• Increase crop productivity using good farming practices including mixed cropping to maximize the economic income of farmers and reduce food insecurity.
• Raising of various tree species to restore the degraded forest cover, and also to provide a good ecosystem around the farms and vegetable gardens of the communities
• Adopt agroforestry farming using pollinator trees and bee farming (apiculture) to enhance pollination of crops which require insect pollinators, and also to generate income through honey production.
• Bushfire control and management at the beneficiaries’ community forests.
 
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Project Snapshot

Grantee:
Doola Kafo
Country:
Gambia
Area Of Work:
Biodiversity
Operational Phase:
OP6 - Y3 (Jul17 - Jun 18)
Grant Amount:
US$ 30,000.00
Co-Financing Cash:
Co-Financing in-Kind:
Project Number:
GMB/SGP/OP6/Y3/CORE/BD/17/03
Start Date:
1/2018
End Date:
12/2018
Status:
Satisfactorily Completed
Project Characteristics and Results
Policy Influence
The project seeks to influence policies aimed at promoting crp diversification, income enhancement and raising rural living conditions for crop farmers.
Project sustainability
The project was designed to broaden the income base of farmers so that they would be self sustaining on their own.
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Grantee Contact

Mr. Ebrima Bob Ceesay
Phone: (220)9265124
Email: ebrimabobceesay@gmail.com
 

Address

Doola Kafo Office
Sankandi , Lower River ,

SGP Country office contact

Mr. Kebba Bojang
Phone:
+2204460758
Email:
Mrs. Fatou Ebou Janha
Phone:
+220 9469672
Email:

Address

UN HOUSE, 5 Kofi Annan Street, Cape Point
Bakau, West Africa